Alene Moris Women’s Center

Conference Materials

University of Washington Women’s Center, University of Washington School of Law & Seattle University School of Law present an international conference to examine the root causes of human trafficking and develop strategies to work towards eradicating the trade.

Human Trafficking in an Era of Globalization: Forced Labor, Involuntary Servitude, and Corporate & Civic Responsibility

January 11 & 12, 2013
University of Washington Husky Union Building (HUB)

8.75 CLE Credits (including 1.50 Ethics CLE Credits) are approved.

CLE Program Resources


Speaker Bios

Friday, January 11


Keynote Address: Keynote Address: Situating Human Trafficking in the Philippines: Global, National and Personal Contexts
Lila Shahani, Assistant Secretary & Head of Communications
Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cabinet Cluster (HDPRC), Philippines

Forced Migration & Labor Rights


Tools of Social Change


International Trade Agreements


Human Rights Panel


Keynote Address: The Complexities of Human Trafficking in Post-earthquake Haiti: What is the Role of Foreign Lawyers and is Legislation the Answer?
Nicole Phillips, Institute for Justice and Democracy, Haiti


Saturday, January 12


Public Health Panel

How Survivor Services Can Be Improved


Ethical Sourcing & Sustainable Development


Humanizing the Impacts of Human Trafficking